Risky move: Vestas will open data gold mine to conquer new source of income

Insight: Vestas is preparing to share data with its customers so they can get unique insight into their wind turbines. But the move could be detrimental to Vestas' own business.

Photo: /ritzau/Carsten Ingemann

With 500 sensors in a new Vestas turbine, the Danish turbine manufacturer's data on how wind turbines operate is growing by more than 800 million data points every day.

At the same time, data wizards at Vestas are perfecting the algorithms, which find patterns based on past entries, that can be used to predict the future.

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